panama canal expansion http://wwno.org en Port of New Orleans Unveils Two New Cranes http://wwno.org/post/port-new-orleans-unveils-two-new-cranes <p>The Port of New Orleans is marking the addition of two new massive cranes to handle container cargo. Governor Bobby Jindal stopped by to underline the state commitment to business investment. Mon, 14 May 2012 13:50:48 +0000 Eileen Fleming 11007 at http://wwno.org Port of New Orleans Wins Rail Expansion Grant http://wwno.org/post/port-new-orleans-wins-rail-expansion-grant <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d6a33a95f33-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d6a33a95f33-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d6a33a95f33-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-997803.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Officials with the city and port of New Orleans formally accepted a nearly $17 million-dollar Transportation Department grant to build a specialized rail yard at the Napoleon Avenue container terminal.</p> Thu, 22 Dec 2011 03:06:37 +0000 Eileen Fleming 3480 at http://wwno.org